Jackie Ann Arthur 53, of Kountze Texas passed away on Wednesday June 26, 2013 at home. Services will be at 3:00 PM on Saturday, June 29, 2013 at forest Lawn Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Mel Rowell officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 5:00 to 9:00 PM on Friday, June 28, 2013 at Forest Lawn Funeral Home.
Jackie was born December 11, 1959 in Beaumont Texas to Jack & Verna Arthur and lived in Kountze most of her life. Jackie was a middle school teacher for 18 years. Some of her middle school accomplishments were middle school teacher of the year and secondary teacher of the year. She was President of the local Lumberton ATPE and elected President of the Region five ATPE. She was also Hospitality director and Leukemia Drive director.
Jackie was preceded in death by father Jack Arthur and a sister Brenda Faye Gunter.
Jackie was survived by her mother Verna Huddleston Arthur, Daughter Jessica Gunter and fiancée Jesse, Sister Robbie Wallace and husband Mike, Brother David Arthur and wife Margie. Nieces and nephews Michael Wallace JR.
Jeremiah and wife Savannah, Crystal, TJ and wife Angie and 12 great nieces and nephews.
Memorial may be made to the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society, Texas Gulf Coast Chapter 5433 Westheimer Houston, TX 77056.